Kris grew up in Cranbrook and spent hours of her childhood hosting radio shows using a hand-held cassette deck and records. This was the starting point for her 25 plus years in media. Kris has a diploma in Video Production from Columbia Academy of Broadcasting and Associate Degree in Applied Communication. She has worked as a freelance videographer, freelance journalist, editor, radio news reporter/anchor, radio talk show producer and communications assistant in several communities throughout BC and Saskatchewan. Kris jumped at the chance to work in the East Kootenay at Summit 107 where she writes and produces commercials and hosts the Saturday Show.